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Senior Communication Manager

Common Seas


Posted over 30 days ago...


Join Common Seas to Champion Healthy Seas Worldwide through Strategic Communications


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Hybrid working (Totnes or Central London offices)

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In-person- Totnes United Kingdom,London United Kingdom

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Expires at anytime

Organisation summary

Common Seas is a purpose-driven not-for-profit dedicated to reducing plastic pollution in our oceans. With global initiatives and partnerships, they implement scalable solutions that target the root causes of the plastic crisis. Join a team where success stories are cultivated across the globe and be part of a movement striving for healthy seas accessible to everyone.

Role Summary

  • Develop and execute compelling communications and content strategies across various platforms.
  • Enhance the public image and impact of Common Seas and its international programs.
  • Lead comms projects and collaborate with teams, contractors, and agencies to produce high-quality material.

Role Requirements

  • Proven self-starter with a keen eye for detail.
  • Understanding of and ability to engage with the target audience effectively.
  • Dynamic and curious, with a knack for gathering stories and staying updated on relevant news.


  • Competitive salary and private pension scheme with employer contributions.
  • Private medical and dental insurance.
  • Generous annual leave, including 27 days plus bank and public holidays.
  • Remote work allowance.
  • Training and development opportunities.

The organisation - Common Seas is a not-for-profit enterprise that believes in healthy seas for all. We're on a mission to quickly and significantly reduce the amount of plastic produced and stop it polluting our rivers and seas. We create partnerships to design, deliver and demonstrate scalable solutions that tackle the source of the plastic problem. Our approach is tried and tested, with success stories from around the world.

The role - The overall purpose of the job is to plan and deliver impactful communications, storytelling and content for Common Seas, across a multitude of platforms. You’ll be responsible for enhancing the public image and impact of Common Seas and our international programmes. A pivotal part of your role will be to manage all comms projects and production; working collaboratively with contractors and agencies.

Job requirements - We need an experienced and professional self-starter who pays excellent attention to detail. You will have a good understanding of the target audience and utilise the channels that speak to them. You will be energetic and inquisitive, gathering stories from our colleagues around the world and staying ahead of the news.

Benefits - In addition to a competitive salary, we offer the following benefits: Private pension scheme with employer contributions, Private medical and dental insurance, 27 days of paid annual leave plus bank holidays and public holidays, Working from home allowance, Training and development opportunities to help you flourish in your role.

Applications details - If you think this sounds like the role for you, please send a copy of your CV and a one-page cover letter outlining your suitability for the job to [email removed - click apply for more details] Please note, all applicants must be legally allowed to work in the UK and not require any visa sponsorship.


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